California Gov. Jerry Brown has reappointed Janea Ashanti Scott, 42, to the five-member California Energy Commission where she has served since 2013 following a stint as deputy counselor for renewable energy in the U.S. Department of Interior. Earlier Scott was senior attorney with the Environmental Defense Fund. Brown also reappointed former California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) member Mark Ferron, 56, to the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) oversight board. Ferron began serving on the CAISO board in 2015; he left the CPUC in 2014 (see Daily GPI, Jan. 16, 2014).